Tag archive of EMISCO

Crucial mission for Dr. Bülent Şenay at OSCE

Dr. Bülent Şenay, Founding Member of EMISCO, has been appointed by the German Chairmanship as Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office on Combating Intolerance and Discrimination against Muslims. We are proud of him and wish the best in his new and crucial mission. [caption id="attachment_409" align="aligncenter" width="960"] On margins of OSCE ODIHR conference, Ambassador Pohl meet Dr. Senay, new OSCE CiO Representative on Combating

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Attaques terroristes à Paris

Communiqué de Presse Attaques terroristes à Paris Strasbourg, 15/11/2015 L'EMISCO, qui est un rassemblement de chercheurs, de travailleurs communautaires et d'ONG issus de diverses communautés musulmanes en Europe est profondément troublé et attristé par les lâches attentats terroristes qui ont eu lieu dans le centre de la capitale française dans la soirée du 14 Novembre 2015. Ces actes barbares qui ont entraînés la mort tragique de 132

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Press Release on Paris attacks

EMISCO, which is a gathering of scholars, community workers and NGOs from various Muslim communities in Europe is deeply disturbed and saddened at the cowardly terrorist attacks that took place in the centre of the French capital, Paris in the evening of 14th November 2015. These barbaric acts that resulted in the tragic death of 132 innocent civilian and nearly 350 badly injured is an incident that is not only against the French nation but also

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A new inclusive and optimistic Europe: celebrating and learning from good inter-cultural practice

International Symposium  A new inclusive and optimistic Europe: celebrating and learning from good inter-cultural practice Europe has been a continent of varying fortunes throughout its history. Democracy, humanism, the flourishing of arts and technology, and the constant flow of people have shaped it as much as the long register of upheavals and dark moments - conflicts, wars, revolutions, catastrophic loss of human life. It was after the horrible

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FRA surveys on hate crimes against Jewish, Muslim and LGBT groups in EU

European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights surveys on hate crimes against Jewish, Muslim and LGBT groups in EU On 1st and 2nd October 2013, FRA – European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights held a very beneficial stakeholders meeting in Vienna with various NGOs working with hate crimes. FRA presented its three surveys covering hate crimes against the three above-mentioned groups. Participants then shared their experiences and exchanged ideas.

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Symposium International sur la Lutte contre l’Islamophobie à l’UNESCO

Jeudi 4 Juillet 2013 UNESCO PARIS Salle IX 7 Place de Fontenoy - Paris 7ème Concept L'islamophobie, alimentée par les idées rétrogrades du « choc des civilisations » et de l’incompatibilité culturelle par rapport aux valeurs occidentales, s’est propagée avec une constante radicalisation après le 11 septembre, associé dans l'esprit de beaucoup de gens avec le fondamentalisme et même le terrorisme. Une série de débats publics et de

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